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Hideaways ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.0
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Crowds: 2.0

Overall: 3.8

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Hideaways Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind SSE

Sea Temperature Today is: 23.2 °C

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Wednesday, 20 February 2019, 17:12 Local time
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Wave (m) 2.3
Period (s) 11 11 11 11
Wind (km/h) 5
NE 5
E 5
Wind State cross-
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Hideaways in Kauai is an exposed reef break that has fairly consistent surf. Winter is the favoured time of year for surfing here. The best wind direction is from the south southeast. Tends to receive distant groundswells and the ideal swell direction is from the north. A reef breaks right. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Beware of locals and sharks.

Hawaii, United States wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

Tide Times:

For Hanalei Bay, Kauai Island, Hawaii, 1 km from Hideaways.

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Hideaways Tide Times and Tide Chart

Live Weather:

At Unit 3 Princeville wx, 2 km from Hideaways.


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Air temperature
23.9 °C

Current weather near Hideaways

Buoy Data:

At Hanalei, Kauai, HI, 6 miles from Hideaways.

  1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Data Age 4 hr 3 hr 2 hr 1 hr
Wave height (m) 2.6
Dominant period (s) 11 10 11 11

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Overall Hideaways Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in February

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  • The closest passenger airport to Hideaways is Lihue Airport (LIH) in Usa Kauai Isl., 32 km (20 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Hideaways is Barking Sands Pmrf Airport (BKH), also in Usa Kauai Isl., 37 km (23 miles) away.
  • Third is Dillingham Airport (HDH) in Usa Oahu Isl., 151 km (94 miles) away.
  • Honolulu International Airport (HNL) in Usa Oahu Isl. is 191 km (119 miles) away.
  • Kaneohe Bay Mcaf Airport (NGF), also in Usa Oahu Isl. is the fifth nearest airport to Hideaways and is 199 km (124 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Hideaways, HAW - Kaua'i. Use the tab navigation above to view Hideaways sea temperature, Hideaways photographs, Hideaways detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Hideaways webcams, current wind from HAW - Kaua'i live weather stations and Hideaways tide predictions. The United States swell maps link will open up the big picture showing United States and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from United States wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Hideaways.